Bob Marley Rat Race cover

Rat Race
by Bob Marley

Oct 6, 2014

Rat Race Lyrics

Song Meaning
Verse 1
Uh! Ya too rude!
Uh! Eh! Oh what a rat race!
Oh, what a rat race!
Oh, what a rat race!
This is the rat race! Rat race!
(Rat race!) (Rat race!)
Verse 2
Some a lawful, some a bastard, some a jacket
Oh, what a rat race, yeah!
Rat race!
Some a gorgon-a, some a hooligan-a, some a guine-gog-a
In this 'ere rat race, yeah!
Rat race!
Verse 3
I'm singin' that
When the cat's away
The mice will play
Political violence fill ya city, ye-ah!
Don't involve rasta in your say say
Rasta don't work for no CIA
Verse 4
Rat race
Rat race, rat race yeah!
Rat race, I'm sayin'
When you think is peace and safety
A sudden destruction
Collective security for surety, ye-ah!
Verse 5
Don't forget your history
Know your destiny
In the abundance of water
The fool is thirsty
Rat race
Rat race
Rat race
Verse 6
Rat race!
Oh, it's a disgrace
To see the human race
In a rat race, yeah
Verse 7
Rat race!
You got the horse race
You got the dog race
You got the human-race
But this is a rat race
Rat race!

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